Friday, February 17, 2017
Jake Olsen (Atlantic, Iowa) has signed a letter of intent to continue his golf career at Northwestern College next fall.
Olsen has played three years for Atlantic High School heading into his final season this spring. A two-time all-conference selection, Olsen qualified for the state meet as a junior. He won the Des Moines Junior Championship, opening with a 69 and a shooting a personal best 67 in the final round. Olsen carries an average of 38 (nine holes) and 76.4 (18 holes) and earned first team all-conference honors as a junior. A member of the National Honor Society, Olsen plans to major in business/finance at Northwestern. He is the son of Tad and Sarah.
“Jake is another great addition to our Red Raider golf program,” said head Northwestern coach Aaron Aberson. “He will bring so many positive attributes to campus. Jake is an excellent student and has proven to be a great player on the course. I look forward to watching him continue his success at the collegiate level.”